Sad Stories Coming from Japan and Radiation Information
A story of 30 children waiting in silent classrooms for parents to come pick them up. This one might be too much. I’m still struggling to deal with the images. There are other sad stories there, too. Read more here. The photo above came from this site.
Tokyo Electric Power Company Managing Director Akio Komiri cried as he left a conference to brief journalists on the situation at Fukushima, a senior Japanese minister also admitted that the country was overwhelmed by the scale of the tsunami and nuclear crisis. He said officials should have admitted earlier how serious the radiation leaks were.
This radiation map by a private company updates frequently here. Note levels on west coast MUCH lower than in Colorado which has yet to receive any fallout.